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The Art of Visual Storytelling featuring Wade Forbes
Episode 5724th August 2023 • Brand Story • Steve Gilman
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Wade Forbes is no stranger to the art of visual storytelling. As the Chief Illustration Officer of RedTale Communications, Wade helps others tell their stories through engaging visuals, finding new ways to effectively convey messages and capture attention. In this episode, Wade shares his unique perspective on the art form and how you can better use visuals to help convey your message. We discuss the impact visuals can have on communication and connection, and how to leave a lasting impression.

This is Brand Story, a podcast celebrating the stories of real people who are making an impact on brands, business, and the world around them. Episodes feature guests from a variety of backgrounds who bring their own unique perspectives to the conversation.

Brand Story is created and produced by Gravity Group, a full-service brand and marketing agency, and is hosted by Gravity Group President, Steve Gilman.

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(00:00) Introduction - Drawing

(01:24) What is a Graphic Recorder?

(07:17) The Results of Graphic Recording

(09:50) Capturing Impressions of Communication

(12:37) Wade Forbes’ Drawing A Day

(22:10) Grief, Loss, and Self-Care

(27:46) The Chapter of Reflection

(29:07) Steve’s Chapter of Appreciation

(32:35) Advice to Younger Self

(36:45) Valuing Authenticity

(38:35) Outro